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London 2012 Olympic Games: What the men said pre-race

London 2012 Olympic Games: What the men said pre-race

06/08/12 - We spoke to some of the athletes who will compete in the Men’s Triathlon Competition at the London 2012 Olympic Games, about their pre-race preparations, how the race will pan out, what they noticed from... |

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Australian women’s team finalised for London 2012

Australian women’s team finalised for London 2012

12/06/12 - Emma Moffatt, Erin Densham and Emma Jackson will make up the women’s Australian Olympic team for the triathlon event at the London 2012 Olympic Games. In a nation of numerous world class triathletes,... |

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Australian men’s team named for London 2012 Olympic Games

Australian men’s team named for London 2012 Olympic Games

04/06/12 - Beijing Olympians Brad Kahlefeldt and Courtney Atkinson will make their second Games appearance, joined by young-gun Brendan Sexton, after the Australian Olympic Committee today named its men’s team for... |

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London 2012 Olympic Qualifying Update after San Diego

London 2012 Olympic Qualifying Update after San Diego

16/05/12 - The two-year ITU Olympic Qualification Period is almost at an end after the penultimate race in the city where triathlon was invented. The ITU World Triathlon San Diego held plenty of hopes and dreams,... |

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Jonathan Brownlee starts 2012 season with dominating win in San Diego

Jonathan Brownlee starts 2012 season with dominating win in San Diego

13/05/12 - Great Britain’s Jonathan Brownlee kicked off his Olympic season with a dominant performance in San Diego, winning his second ITU World Triathlon Series event ahead of Switzerland’s Sven Riederer and... |

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London Olympic qualifying update after Huatulco, before San Diego

London Olympic qualifying update after Huatulco, before San Diego

10/05/12 - As the third race left in the official Olympic qualification period, the Huatulco ITU Triathlon World Cup always had the potential to impact the Olympic simulation in a major way. And while it didn’t... |

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Olympic Qualification Update after Le Morne and Tateyama Continental Championships

Olympic Qualification Update after Le Morne and Tateyama Continental Championships

11/04/12 - In the home straight of the London 2012 Olympics qualifying period, which officially closes on May 31st, we’ll take a look at the Olympics rankings simulator after every major race. This week it’s a... |

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Mooloolaba pre-race Press Conference Highlights

Mooloolaba pre-race Press Conference Highlights

23/03/12 - Three-time Mooloolaba champion Brad Kahlefeldt (AUS), two-time ITU World Champion Emma Moffatt (AUS), the No.1 Elite Women’s seed Andrea Hewitt (NZL) and her partner, and No.2 Elite Men’s seed, Laurent... |

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2012 Olympic qualifying update after Oceania Championships

2012 Olympic qualifying update after Oceania Championships

15/03/12 - After New Zealand claimed both Oceania spots heading into Beijing in 2008, Australian high performance manager Michael Flynn said taking those two spots at the 2012 Devonport OTU Oceania Triathlon... |

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Brendan Sexton the top man at 2012 OTU Oceania Championships in Devonport

Brendan Sexton the top man at 2012 OTU Oceania Championships in Devonport

10/03/12 - Australia’s Brendan Sexton turned an unexpected opportunity into the best possible result in Australia on Saturday, when he claimed his first Elite Men’s Oceania Championship in Devonport. Sexton put in... |

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Epic trans-Tasman battle set for 2012 Devonport OTU Oceania Championships

Epic trans-Tasman battle set for 2012 Devonport OTU Oceania Championships

05/03/12 - The Oceania Championships are always a tough trans-Tasman battle between two powerful triathlon nations: Australia and New Zealand. This weekend the 2012 Devonport OTU Triathlon Oceania Championships,... |

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Q&A with Courtney Atkinson

Q&A with Courtney Atkinson

01/05/11 - We asked you via our Facebook page to submit your questions to Australian superstar Courtney Atkinson and he’s generously taken time out of his busy training schedule to answer a selection of them. Each... |

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Who will be the 2011 ITU World Champion? Men’s Preview

Who will be the 2011 ITU World Champion? Men’s Preview

31/03/11 - It’s that time of the year again; a time for legends to be made; a time for champions to be challenged and a time for the best racing triathlon has to offer. The Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World... |

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Mooloolaba Press Conference Highlights

Mooloolaba Press Conference Highlights

25/03/11 - Australia’s top triathletes met with the media today at the pre-race press conference for the Mooloolaba ITU Triathlon World Cup.  Although not racing tomorrow, Emma Snowsill attended and talked about... |

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A heady field ready to open the 2011 World Cup season in Mooloolaba

A heady field ready to open the 2011 World Cup season in Mooloolaba

21/03/11 - A top international field will take to the Mooloolaba course for the first ITU World Cup in 2011 this weekend. Click here to follow the races live! While Australians have historically done well on the... |

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Photo Of The Year: Week Three Result

Photo Of The Year: Week Three Result

20/11/10 - A definite winner this week with double the votes of its closest rival - a landslide victory. With a strong South American following as noted in the comments below the article, this image is definitely... |

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2010 In Review: Madrid

2010 In Review: Madrid

17/11/10 - The road to London 2012 officially began in Madrid as Olympic qualifying started at the third leg of the Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series.  The event marked the eighth consecutive... |

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Kitzbühel Preview

Kitzbühel Preview

10/08/10 - The Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series moves to Kitzbühel, Austria, for the penultimate event of the Series this weekend. With only 8,400 residents, the ski resort in the Austrian Alps... |

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Top Triathletes Head to Hamburg for World’s Biggest Tri

Top Triathletes Head to Hamburg for World’s Biggest Tri

14/07/10 - Round four of the Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series heads to Hamburg this weekend as part of the world’s largest triathlon. The event will take place alongside the Hamburg City Man... |

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Don Takes Top Prize at Hy-Vee

Don Takes Top Prize at Hy-Vee

14/06/10 - Great Britain’s Tim Don took home the $200,000 top prize at today’s Hy-Vee Elite Cup in Des Moines, breaking away from the field at the start of the run to win in 1:50:20. New Zealand’s Kris Gemmell... |

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Unbeatable Brownlee Scores Repeat Win in Madrid

Unbeatable Brownlee Scores Repeat Win in Madrid

06/06/10 - Reigning ITU World Champion Alistair Brownlee proved that even an injury can’t slow him down, as the 22-year-old Brit won on a very hot day at the Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Madrid for... |

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Frodeno Sprints to Victory in Seoul

Frodeno Sprints to Victory in Seoul

08/05/10 - Jan Frodeno, the 2008 Beijing Olympic gold medallist, won a thrilling sprint to the finish over Australia’s Courtney Atkinson at today’s Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Seoul. Frodeno and... |

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Atkinson and Gomez Out, Moffatt Likely for Series Opener

Atkinson and Gomez Out, Moffatt Likely for Series Opener

05/04/10 - Courtney Atkinson has been forced to withdraw from the opening race of the Dextro Energy Triathlon – ITU World Championship Series in Sydney this Sunday, after failing to recover fully from a... |

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Dark Horses Abound in Mooloolaba

Dark Horses Abound in Mooloolaba

26/03/10 - Only one week ago the battle for this year’s first World Cup title appeared to be a showdown between world number two Javier Gomez, reigning Mooloolaba champion Courtney Atkinson and perennial Aussie... |

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Gomez Out, Atkinson Hopeful For Mooloolaba

Gomez Out, Atkinson Hopeful For Mooloolaba

24/03/10 - Spain’s Javier Gomez has withdrawn from the 2010 Mooloolaba ITU World Cup just days out from the season opener. The world number two is devastated at the news and is now in doubt for the opening round... |

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2010 World Cup Season Kicks Off This Weekend

2010 World Cup Season Kicks Off This Weekend

24/03/10 - The 2010 ITU Triathlon World Cup series kicks off this weekend on Australia’s Sunshine Coast.  More than 80 elite athletes from around the globe will descend on Mooloolaba, officially signaling the... |

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Atkinson in doubt for Mooloolaba

Atkinson in doubt for Mooloolaba

22/03/10 - 2009 Mooloolaba ITU World Cup champion Courtney Atkinson is in doubt for this weekend’s race as he battles to overcome a stomach bug that struck him down and hampered his preparation. “If the... |

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Exclusive Video: Courtney Atkinson

Exclusive Video: Courtney Atkinson

17/11/09 - Our third Exclusive Video of the series looks at the incredible relationship between Courtney Atkinson and the Japanese island of Ishigaki, the location of the longest standing ITU Triathlon World Cup.... |

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Men’s Press Conference Reactions

Men’s Press Conference Reactions

10/09/09 - The top guys in the world were present at the mens athlete press conference ahead of their race on Saturday, with Alistair Brownlee, Javier Gomez, Maik Petzold and the Australian pairing of Brad... |

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Brownlee Wins Back To Back in DC

Brownlee Wins Back To Back in DC

21/06/09 - The men got the racing underway shortly after 9am with a 1500m two lap swim in the Potomac River. Heavy rains in the days preceding the race raised the water level and generated some strong currents which... |

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Athlete Impressions Of Madrid

Athlete Impressions Of Madrid

02/06/09 - As the dust settles after the 2009 Madrid Dextro Energy Triathlon – ITU World Championship race, we take a look at what the athletes are saying following their exertions in the Spanish heat. Women’s... |

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Brownlee Destroys Field in Spain

Brownlee Destroys Field in Spain

31/05/09 - Although the mens race lacked the excitement of a sprint finish it too provided some exceptionally compelling competition as talented young Brit, Alistair Brownlee, put himself on the map with a dominant... |

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Docherty Wins By An Inch

Docherty Wins By An Inch

03/05/09 - Bevan Docherty from New Zealand outsprinted Australias Brad Kahlefeldt to win the opening leg of the Dextro Energy Triathlon - ITU World Championship Series as they crossed the line together in 1:50:25. A... |

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Atkinson Makes it Two in a Row

Atkinson Makes it Two in a Row

26/04/09 - Courtney Atkinson of Australia stormed home for his second world cup victory of the year at the 2009 Ishigaki ITU Triathlon World Cup this Sunday.  This is Atkinsons fourth win at the Ishigaki race since... |

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Athletes Looking Forward to Racing

Athletes Looking Forward to Racing

25/04/09 - Australia’s Courtney Atkinson has become a legendary figure on the Japanese island of Ishigaki as the three time winner looks forward to a tough race on Sunday afternoon. “The conditions here are pretty... |

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Atkinson Returns to Ishigaki

Atkinson Returns to Ishigaki

20/04/09 - The picturesque Japanese island of Ishigaki welcomes triathlon back to its shores for the fourteenth time this weekend as the ITU Triathlon World Cup circuit descends on the longest standing World Cup... |

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Atkinson Wins on Home Soil

Atkinson Wins on Home Soil

29/03/09 - Australia’s Courtney Atkinson won his home race at Mooloolaba on the Sunshine Coast in a time of 1:52:05 to kick start his 2009 season. Kris Gemmell from New Zealand ran strongly for second to prevent... |

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NZL and AUS Champs this weekend

NZL and AUS Champs this weekend

01/03/09 - The Triathlon meccas of Australia and New Zealand heat up this weekend with their respective national championships in Perth and Wellington.  Both races double as ITU Oceania Cups. Please see below for... |

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Oceania Champs Preview

Oceania Champs Preview

18/02/09 - This Sunday, international athletes will have the opportunity to test the waters of this years Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Grand Final in Gold Coast, Australia at the Gold Coast OTF... |

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Olympic Odyssey: The Men

Olympic Odyssey: The Men

01/08/08 - Former World Number one Chris Hill takes us to Beijing through the athletes eyes This week Olympic Odyssey looks at six male athletes racing the Games in mini profiles, visiting their website diaries for... |

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